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Butterfly- Definition:butáteráfly [bœtt?r fly] noun (plural butáteráflies) Somebody lacking concentration: somebody who is unable to concentrate for long [ Old English buttorfl?oge; reference to “butter” unexplained] Madame Butterfly, an opera (1904) by Italian composer Giacomo Puccini. Set in Nagasaki, Japan, it tells of the love of a young Japanese woman, Cio-Cio San, for a U.S. naval officer, Lieutenant Pinkerton, who half-heartedly agrees to an arranged marriage with her. When Pinkerton later returns from a three-year sojourn in the United States with another wife, a heartbroken Cio-Cio San commits suicide.